Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and the delegation... News PhotoApplauding,Celebration,Democracy,Diplomacy,Flag,Group Of People,Headquarters,Horizontal,Looking,Mahmoud Abbas,New York City,Palestinian,Palestinian National Authority,People,Politics,President,Thumbs Up,USA,United Nations,United Nations Building,United Nations General Assembly,V Sign,VotingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPalestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (2nd R) and the delegation celebrate after the United Nations General Assembly voted to approve a resolution to upgrade the status of the Palestinian Authority to a nonmember observer state November 29, 2012 at UN headquarters in New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)